Super Bowl Champ Joins Marvel's Agents Of SHIELD

MattWilligMarvel Studios has announced that former NFL Offensive Lineman Matt Willig has been added to the cast of Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Willig has gotten the previously announced role of Lash, a monstrous Inhuman whose loyalties are in question. Lash was created by Charles Soule and Joe Madureira when the Terrigen Mist was released around the world after Infinity.

Willig played in the NFL from 1992 until 2005, spending time with six different teams and making it to the Super Bowl with the Carolina Panthers (2003) and winning with St. Louis Rams (1999). He has appeared on CSI, Dexter, Chuck, NCIS, Grimm and Brooklyn Nine-Nine.

Marvel's Agents of SHIELD returns September 29th on ABC.


About Dan Wickline

Has quietly been working at Bleeding Cool for over three years. He has written comics for Image, Top Cow, Shadowline, Avatar, IDW, Dynamite, Moonstone, Humanoids and Zenescope. He is the author of the Lucius Fogg series of novels and a published photographer.